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Zoonoses : Bacterial Diseases
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Sudhi Ranjan Garg
xviii+464p.,col.,plts.,figs.,tabls., 25
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Weight :  958 gms
Binding :  E-Book
Height :  25 cm
Width :  15 cm
Imprint :  Daya Publishing House
Year :  2014
 

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ISBN: 9789351302285
Status: In Stock 
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Developing Countries including India are the hotspots of zoonotic diseases but developed nations including USA, UK, Australia and others too face a continuous threat from many emerging and re-emerging zoonoses. Predicting and controlling diseases at the human-animal interface is thus a huge challenge world over.
The present book " Zoonoses: Bacterial Diseases" present the general aspects of zoonotic diseases and detailed description of major bacterial diseases. Simple language and excellent illustrations are sure to make the contents of the book interesting and easily comprehensible for the students, teachers, researchers, academicians, planners and other professional, dealing with animal health, public health, wildlife management and environmental health. The book is also an excellent resource for the professionals and organizations taking up advocacy, public awareness and health education programmes concerning zoonotic diseases.

Preface vii
List of Contributors xv
1. Zoonoses: An Overview 1
2. Anthrax 13
3. Brucellosis 38
4. Mycobacterial Zoonoses 52
5. Leptospirosis 88
6. Plague 120
7. Salmonellosis 143
8. Escherichia coli Infections 173
9. Campylobacteriosis 187
10. Listeriosis 210
11. Chlamydophila Infections 245
12. Erysipeloid 264
13. Pasteurellosis 281
14. Glanders 301
15. Melioidosis 314
16. Tetanus 325
17. Lyme Disease 335
18. Tularaemia 354
19. Streptococcal Zoonoses 367
20. Rat-bite Fever 375
21. Cat Scratch Disease 381
22. Rhodococcus equi Infection 390
23. Zoonotic Mycoplasmoses 402
24. Bacterial Zoonoses Associated with Poultry 417
25. Bacterial Zoonoses in Pakistan 436
26. Bacterial Zoonoses in Ethiopia 442
27. Community-based Approach for Zoonoses Control 450
Index 459

Dr. Sudhi Ranjan Garg is a senior Professor of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology in the College of Veterinary Sciences, Lala Lajpat Rai University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences at Hisar (India). He has also worked as Head of the Department. Dr. Garg completed his Master of Veterinary Sciences in Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology in 1982. He was later awarded Russian Government Scholarship for doctoral studies and obtained Ph.D. from the prestigious All-Russian Institute of Experimental Veterinary Medicine in Moscow in 1991.
Dr. Garg has over 30 years of experience of extensive graduate and postgraduate teaching and research on zoonotic diseases. Dr. Garg is currently engaged in propagating the ‘One Health’ concept in the region

   

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